Definitions

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  • adj. Radial, like the spokes of a wheel.
  • adv. In a spokewise fashion.

Etymologies

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spoke +‎ -wise

Examples

  • My quilt and my pelisse and my cloak were spread out so that I might lie spokewise, with my feet towards the central fire.

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  • In this case the magnets, which can be made of a couple of dozen turns of fine insulated wire round a 1/8-in soft iron bar, should be arranged spokewise round the compass case, and care must be taken that all the cores are wound in the same direction, so as to have the same polarity.

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